Gratitude for girlfriends isn’t limited to Thanksgiving, holidays or special occasions. Girlfriend gratitude is something that we should feel everyday.
In fact, by keeping a GRATITUDE JOURNAL, you can record all the wonderful blessings of life including having girlfriends. It’s a great way to feel grateful.
One way to show appreciation for female friendship is thoughtful behavior like giving girlfriend gifts. So, here are just a few ideas for letting your best friend(s) know how thankful you are for their friendship:
More Girlfriend Gratitude Gifts …
Tree of Enchantment Oil Burners – handmade oil burners to light your way through all the seasons of the year. Undulating lines and blending colors give the impression of abstract trees. Girlfriends who love the outdoors will be grateful when she receives these four seasons of trees.
Zen Garden Bath Ensemble – Does your girlfriend need a little ‘me’ time? Stressed and need to relax? She’ll be enchanted with the mystical blend of Linden and Mimosa known for their refreshing, revitalizing, and restorative effects. Elegantly wrapped in a bamboo sheath are an envelope of mineral salts (76 g), a satin sachet of bath crystals (75 g), hand & body lotion (4 oz), bath & shower gel (4 oz), and a scented pillar candle (5”). Give her a gift to enhance her mental, physical, and emotional well being with this mood enhancing bath set.
Tea Forte Rejuvenation Tea Set – Created for girlfriends who love their tea, this is a healthy and elegant gift that transforms an afternoon cup of tea into a rejuvenating ritual of quiet contemplation. A celery green gift box holds a tin of six assorted Silken Tea Infusers, a signature Tea Forte Cafe Cup and lid, and two ceramic tea trays. The porcelain Cafe Cup is an ideal way to steep the pyramid infusers. The custom cover keeps tea hot while steeping and helps to reveal the signature leaf, and the tea trays offer a dramatic and festive presentation for serving the Silken Tea Infusers. Simply return infusers to the tea trays after brewing to catch the drips and to reserve the infusers for a second infusion. Makes a great gift for the tea enthusiast or anyone who deserves a little peace and relaxation.
Have a hardworking girlfriend who has style? Show how much you appreciate her with this Poppy Laptop Sleeve – Your girlfriend can keep her laptop safe, sound, and stylish with this sleek notebook sleeve inspired by the modernist designs of 1920s architecture and furniture. It’s neoprene, so it’s loaded with qualifications – water resistant, shock absorbent, durable, and washable by hand.
Thanks – a thoughtful book by Robert Emmons looks at gratitude from an interdisciplinary perspective, including literature, psychology, religion and anthropology. He demonstrates how it contributes to emotional equanimity and pleasure, richer personal relationships and greater health. No doubt he was inspired by girlfriend gratitude!
Attitudes of Gratitude: How to Give and Receive Joy Everyday of Your Life (Paperback) by M. J. Ryan – “The author of the popular the Random Acts of Kindness series reaches into her warm heart again to produce an inspirational treasure. Gabrielle de Cuir adds immeasurable value to these sentiments with her palpable understanding of the ideas, but it’s the author’s words that will touch people with their heartfelt advice that gratitude is a marvelous antidote for a whole lot of problems.”
Red Plush Herbal Slippers – soothing on so many levels, these herbal slippers will have your best friend rushing home just for their therapeutic benefits. Packed with aromatherapy herbs such as lavender, rosemary, chamomile, peppermint and lemongrass, these plush slippers help her relax and replenish after a long day. Heat in the microwave for two to three minutes and let the warmth of the herbs and flax seeds ease achy and tired feet – while the super soft red Minkee material treats hardworking heels and toes to a well-deserved sensory pampering. Made in the USA.
Origami Wishing Star Necklace – We could all use a few more wishes in life, and this pretty silver wishing star necklace will remind your best friend to never stop staring up at stars. She’ll keep it close to her heart in the hopes that all her wishes will one day come true. Created from a single sheet of fine silver, the wishing star necklace is handmade by artist Cindy Ng and is folded in the same tradition as paper origami. Handmade in California. With matching Origami Mini Crane Earrings.
Caffeinate your girlfriend gratitude with these Coffee Bean Earrings. Give tired ears a wake-up call with these energetic and creative coffee bean earrings by Amy Pfaffman. Pfaffman specializes in turning everyday objects into functional art, and this necklace is no exception. Molds are made from real coffee beans and cast in solid sterling silver. The perfect gift for the coffee junkie girlfriend in your life.(And, yes, you can be grateful for caffeine!)
In Count Your Blessings, Dr. John F. Demartini reveals the connection between health and state of mind. The old adage about making the most of what you’ve got forms the basis of 25 principles that will help you to live a healthy and fulfilling life. Through real-life examples, exercises, meditations, and affirmations, Dr. Demartini shows how you can use and develop your own inner resources, just by living in the present moment.
Boyd Friendship Bear – My sister Carol loves bears – who can’t?! They’re so cute and cuddly! Do you have a girlfriend who needs some cute cuddly reminder of a friend who will be there to keep her from unraveling? Boyd Bears ‘Support from the Tattered Treasures Collection’ holds a resin spool with “Friends Help To Keep Us From Unraveling.”
THANKS Girlfriend Postcards – Great for a quick note to a girlfriend to thank her for dinner, a great conversation, being there for you no matter what or even just because. Sometimes it just needs to be in your own handwriting and signed with love. Get in the habit of sending out your thanks on a frequent basis. Your girlfriends will love receiving these ‘Thanks Girlfriend’ cards.
For more great girlfriend gifts, including a Girlfriend Gift Directory, visit:
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Gifts for Green Girlfriends – go green with these great recycled, earth-friendly trendy gifts
Birthday Gifts for Girlfriends – books, jewelry, movies, accessories and other great gifts for girlfriends
Calendars for Women – make 2009 even more fun with a great girlfriend calendar
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Girlfriend Books - books on girlfriends, books for girlfriends, great books girlfriends love!
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